Lewes is a charming coastal city that makes for a great family vacation. Since Lewes is the first state in Delaware, this city has a lot of history that is just waiting to be explored. There are museums you can visit, as well as plenty of historical sites to enjoy. Being on the Delaware Bay, visitors can also enjoy being near to the sea and relax on the beach. When you've worked up an appetite, enjoy dinner at one of the restaurants -- being so close to the water means that seafood will certainly be on the menu!
Top things to do in Lewes include wandering around Fisherman’s Wharf. Here you can watch the boats and even go out on the waters to spot dolphins and whales. There are also restaurants around the area boasting beautiful waterfront views. If you want to get outdoors and go on an adventure, head to Cape Henlopen State Park. With miles of trails to explore and beaches where you can go paddle boarding and wind surfing, you'll definitely be kept active! In addition, the Fort Miles Historic Area is where you can tour an old fort and learn about the Second World War. For something more calm, Lewes Beach is a prime spot in the city to relax on the golden sand.
The best times to visit Lewes Delaware is during the summer months and springtime.
This climate histogram shows you the weather patterns in Lewes. The hottest month in Lewes is May, when temperatures peak at 97 ˚F. The coolest month is February, when temperatures drop to 14 ˚F. The wettest month in Lewes is May with 6.99 inches of rain, while the driest month is January with 2.85 inches of rain.
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If you need an internet connection during your stay in Lewes, then you can choose from over 286 places to stay that provide WiFi internet. We have 15 accommodations that come with a breakfast included. You can keep up with your workout regime by staying at one of 22 accommodations that provide gym facilities. If you are driving to Lewes, you'll want to pick from 280 places to stay that provide parking. We have 40 places to stay that have a pool or jacuzzi.
Those traveling with a dog, cat or some other animal can stay in one of 66 accommodations that are designated as pet-friendly.
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